The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 64 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 10 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.43% - 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.17% - 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 3
Average salary £36,250 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -
Wi-Fi
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
109 129 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 15.64% 19.31% 17.09%
Number of salaries quoted 88 110 58
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,550 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £46,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Cardiff region.

Wi-Fi Salary Trend in Cardiff

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Wi-Fi.

1 13 (92.86%) Windows
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco
1 13 (92.86%) Firewall
1 13 (92.86%) Windows Server
2 10 (71.43%) VMware
2 10 (71.43%) SAN
2 10 (71.43%) VPN
2 10 (71.43%) DNS
2 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 10 (71.43%) ITIL
2 10 (71.43%) DHCP
3 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
3 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (64.29%) vSphere
3 9 (64.29%) Coaching
4 7 (50.00%) Linux
5 6 (42.86%) Unix
5 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (42.86%) Avaya
5 6 (42.86%) Service Management
5 6 (42.86%) Financial Institution
5 6 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (42.86%) Red Hat
5 6 (42.86%) Finance
5 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (42.86%) IP Telephony
5 6 (42.86%) Problem Management
5 6 (42.86%) Performance Management

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Wi-Fi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (21.43%) IIS
2 3 (21.43%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) Firewall
2 10 (71.43%) DHCP
2 10 (71.43%) DNS
2 10 (71.43%) SAN
2 10 (71.43%) VPN
3 6 (42.86%) IP Telephony
4 3 (21.43%) Internet
5 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
5 1 (7.14%) LTE
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
1 6 (42.86%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Administrator
1 10 (71.43%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) LTE Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) EqualLogic
2 3 (21.43%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
1 13 (92.86%) Windows Server
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (50.00%) Linux
4 6 (42.86%) Unix
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) ITIL
2 9 (64.29%) Coaching
3 6 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (42.86%) Performance Management
3 6 (42.86%) Problem Management
3 6 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (42.86%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 9 (64.29%) vSphere
3 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (21.43%) XenApp
4 3 (21.43%) XenDesktop
4 3 (21.43%) XenServer
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco
2 10 (71.43%) VMware
3 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) Avaya
4 6 (42.86%) Red Hat
5 3 (21.43%) Citrix
5 3 (21.43%) Dell
5 3 (21.43%) Nexenta